Jurnal Hama dan Penyakit Tumbuhan Tropika : Journal of Tropical Plant Pests and Diseases (formerly Jurnal Hama dan Penyakit Tumbuhan Tropika) which is abbreviated as J Trop Plant Pests Dis, publishes articles in plant pests, plant pathogens, plant damage caused by those pests and pathogens and or their management in tropical and sub tropical areas. In addition to basic and applied research papers, J Trop Plant Pests Dis publishes short communications as well as review that have not been published. Before being accepted for publication, all manuscripts must be peer reviewed. The journal is published sixmonthly in March and September. The J Trop Plant Pests Dis is published by Plant Protection Department, Faculty of Agriculture, Universitas Lampung, Indonesia in collaboration with Entomological Society of Indonesia and Indonesian Phytopathological Society.

Accredited by Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI), Decree No 158/E/KPT/2021